Nero Wolfe of West Thirty-fifth (life and times of America's largest detective).
NY, Viking, (1969). BC ed. VG in G DJ. Bits and pieces of Wolfe's biographical account from his assistant Archie Goodwin andhis creataor Rex Stout. His old brownstone on W. 35th Street (floor plan included), renowned orchid collection, personal traits and gourmet tastes. A brief description of each case Archie has recorded or alluded to, chapters on Wolfe's library, philosophy, and tastes in food and wine, as well as a guide to many of Wolfe's orchids. Chronology of Wolfe from his birth, apparently in 1892 or 1893 to his latest case, The Father Hunt, published in 1968. as well as new insights on Wolfe. Tanning to inner edge of endpapers, DJ some edge wear.
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